Monthly Archives: April 2016

Photos of Epping Forest.

Friday 22 April 2016, Epping Forest, London. Ever since we got back from New Zealand and Hong Kong I have been suffering from a distinct lack of interest in actually doing anything, though if I am honest this malaise has … Continue reading

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Spectres @ The Waiting Room, Stoke Newington.

April 20 2016, London. Bristol band Spectres’ debut LP ‘Dying’ made it through 2015 as my album of the year. There was some great music released last year, but Dying got played a lot and gets played a lot in … Continue reading

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Bright City, Big Lights.

Thursday 07 April 2016 – Hong Kong. Given we were in a seventh floor room overlooking a street full of bars and restaurants it was really quiet in the room overnight, the gentle hum of the air conditioner keeping out … Continue reading

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Bright lights, Big city.

Wednesday 06 April 2016 – Hong Kong. We had a fabulous time in New Zealand, and leaving was tough. I really enjoyed seeing my family again and with such nice weather for most of our time there, being outside in … Continue reading

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A trip to the zoo, a final day with Mason.

Tuesday 05 April 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. Last day in New Zealand – it has all gone so fast, 12 days is such a short time. Even though it is our last day I was looking forward to it … Continue reading

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Visiting and old friend with an old friend.

Monday 04 April 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. Like most bloggers I also follow and read a few other WordPress blogs and sporadically randomly read a few others. I like to see what is out there, what other people are seeing … Continue reading

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The end of the road–trip.

Sunday 03 April 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. Wow, our little road trip is over today, and we only have two more days in New Zealand before we head back towards London. We have a couple of days in Hong … Continue reading

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If it’s yellow, let it mellow.

Saturday 02 April 2016, Northland New Zealand. The morning broke open with a better sky than it closed with last night, solidly grey but not raining at least. Today we return to the car and continue our journey south. Not … Continue reading

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Kicking about in and around Paihia.

Friday 01 April 2016 – Northland, New Zealand. Wanting to stay away from the main tourist hubbub of ‘downtown’ Paihia, I booked El and I a room in a small B and B in Haruru Falls, a couple of kilometres … Continue reading

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Cape Reinga

Thursday 31 March 2016 – Northland, New Zealand. After a really nice evening, we slept well and were up early. We had quite a big day ahead, with five or six hours driving to get up to the top of … Continue reading

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